UMRHN’s annual workshop for school nurses and social workers is planned for October 9, 2023. This will be in-person at The Gateway Conference Center in Richburg at 3200 Commerce Dr., Richburg, SC 29729 (no virtual option). CEUs will be available through Mid-Carolina AHEC and the credit statements will be posted once we receive details from all speakers. Registration is open now and closes on September 29, 2023. Participants can register with a credit card through Event Brite or by sending a check along with our registration form.If your employer is listed on our members page, contact Karen for a special registration form – knichols (at)

2023 School Health Workshop
October 9, 2023



8:00am – In-person registration and light breakfast

8:30am – Welcome and acknowledgement of sponsor, Chester Healthcare Foundation

8:35am – 10:00am – Drug Usage Trends Among School-Age Children

Brad E. Bowers, Chester Sheriff’s Office and Marjorie “Maggie” Bowers, SRO

10:00am Break

10:15am – 11:45am – Oral Health

April Fuller-Cherry, Dental Hygienist, Cooperative Health

11:45am Lunch catered by Cake Lady Cafe

12:30pm – 2:00pm – Adverse Childhood Experiences

Victoria Ladd, MSN, RN, State School Nurse Consultant, S.C. Dept. of Health & Environmental Control
Brittney White, MPH, Education Associate, SC Department of Education

2:00pm Break

2:15pm – 3:45pm – 504 / IEP / IHP

Barbara A. Drayton, Deputy General Counsel, SC Department of Education

3:45pm – Wrap Up and Evaluations

4:00pm Adjourn

If you have questions, please call 803-377-8026 or email knichols (at)

We would like to thank the Chester Healthcare Foundation and Mid-Carolina AHEC for their continued support of our program! CEU credit information forthcoming.

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